Review of the economic theories on poverty
The intermediary milestones necessary to fulfil the objectives set out above are the following:
- Collection and selection of academic papers, books and other sources of knowledge on the economic theories of poverty.
- Thorough analysis, synthesis and extraction of the main information contained in these sources.
- Drafting of the detailed review of each of the main economic perspectives on poverty.
- Drafting of the summary of the main points/messages reflected in the "findings" report.
This project is funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and belongs to the overarching "Anti-poverty strategies for the UK" theme . It will begin in February 2014 and will be completed in April 2014, when the final report will be published.
More details about the project are available on the Joseph Rowntree Foundation's website